If you watch television, movies, or surf the web, you have seen our work. Local 481 represents over 900 of New England’s most experienced motion picture technicians and craftspeople working behind the camera.
Interested in becoming a Local 481 member? Learn about the many member benefits that you will receive. Also, browse our information on membership requirements and application and transfer procedures to find out how easy it is to join our union.
Browse our list of links to Industry Associations and Labor Organizations, download PDFs of maps for our production zones and agreements, and find contact information for our list of Film Offices, Commissions, and other New England Production Locals.
This is your chance to preview the classes we will be offering during the 2013-2014 training season. If you haven't already, you owe it to yourself to take advantage of this membership benefit. It's a great way to learn with your brothers and sisters, protect our jobs, and make sure we remain a topnotch workforce. Our classes promote career advancement, safety, skills building, certification and cross-department collaboration.
To view the Local 481 Online Course Catalog please click HERE.
While classes take place throughout the year, the majority take place from January through April. Classes that have confirmation dates will begin being posted on our website Calendar (Calendar tab at top of all website pages) and on your dashboard in the Training Courses Box (hit Full Course List tab).